I’m the Director of Domestic and Social Policy at The Progressive Policy Institute (PPI), a think tank in Washington, D.C. I’m also a Senior Fellow with the Aspen Institute’s Financial Security Program, an editorial advisor at TradeVistas, a project of the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) and a contributing editor at the Washington Monthly.

I have a J.D. from the Duke University School of Law and a bachelor’s in journalism from the University of Missouri-Columbia.